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List of the best Guy Pearce movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Guy Pearce's highest grossing movies have received a lot of accolades over the years, earning millions upon millions around the world. The order of these top Guy Pearce movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Guy Pearce movies will be at the top of the list. Guy Pearce has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Guy Pearce movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Guy Pearce films to end the squabble once and for all.

If you think the best Guy Pearce role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. The greatest Guy Pearce performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand.

Examples include Iron Man 3 and Lawless.

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Notable directors that have worked with Guy Pearce include names like Christopher Nolan, Ridley Scott and Adam Shankman. Is Guy Pearce your favorite person to watch on the big screen? You might also want to vote on our best Paul Bettany and Mickey Rourke films lists too.

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L.A. Confidential is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Guy Pearce Movies
Kevin Spacey, Russell Crowe, Kim Basinger L.A. Confidential is a 1997 neo-noir film based on James Ellroy's 1990 novel of the same title, the third book in his L.A. Quartet series. Like the book, the film tells the story of a group of ...more

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Guy Pearce, Carrie-Anne Moss, Joe Pantoliano Memento is a 2000 American neo-noir psychological thriller film directed by Christopher Nolan. The screenplay was written by Nolan based on his younger brother Jonathan Nolan's short story ...more

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Henry Cavill, Jim Caviezel, Guy Pearce The Count of Monte Cristo is a 2002 adventure film directed by Kevin Reynolds. The film is an adaptation of the book of the same name by Alexandre Dumas, père and stars Jim Caviezel, Guy ...more

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Hugo Weaving, Guy Pearce, Terence Stamp The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert is a 1994 Australian comedy-drama film written and directed by Stephan Elliott. The plot follows the journey of two drag queens and a transsexual ...more

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Jeffrey Jones, Guy Pearce, Robert Carlyle Ravenous is a 1999 horror film and satire directed by Antonia Bird and starring Guy Pearce, Robert Carlyle, Jeffrey Jones and David Arquette. The film revolves around cannibalism in 1840s ...more

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Breathe In is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Guy Pearce Movies
Felicity Jones, Kyle MacLachlan, Amy Ryan Breathe In is a 2013 American romantic drama film co-written and directed by Drake Doremus and starring Guy Pearce, Felicity Jones, and Amy Ryan. The film premiered at the Sundance Film Festival ...more

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Jessica Chastain, Tom Hardy, Shia LaBeouf Lawless is a 2012 American crime drama film directed by John Hillcoat. The screenplay by Nick Cave is based on the historical novel The Wettest County in the World by Matt Bondurant. The film ...more

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Guy Pearce, Freddie Highmore, Jean-Claude Dreyfus Two Brothers is a 2004 adventure family film directed by Jean-Jacques Annaud. It is about two tiger brothers, Kumal and Sangha, who are separated as cubs and then reunited a year later.

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John Hurt, Ray Winstone, Emily Watson The Proposition is a 2005 Australian western film directed by John Hillcoat and written by screenwriter and musician Nick Cave. It stars Guy Pearce, Ray Winstone, Emily Watson, John Hurt, Danny ...more

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Helena Bonham Carter, Colin Firth, Guy Pearce The King's Speech is a 2010 British historical drama film directed by Tom Hooper and written by David Seidler. Colin Firth plays King George VI who, to cope with a stammer, sees Lionel Logue, an ...more

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Maggie Grace, Guy Pearce, Peter Stormare Lockout is a 2012 French science fiction action film directed by James Mather and Stephen Saint Leger, and written by Mather, Saint Leger, and Luc Besson. The film stars Guy Pearce, Maggie ...more

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Jeremy Irons, Guy Pearce, Sienna Guillory The Time Machine is a 2002 American science fiction film loosely adapted from the 1895 novel of the same name by H. G. Wells and the 1960 film screenplay by David Duncan. It was ...more

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The Hurt Locker is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Guy Pearce Movies
Evangeline Lilly, Ralph Fiennes, Jeremy Renner The Hurt Locker is a 2008 American film about a three-man Explosive Ordnance Disposal team during the conflict in Iraq. The film was produced and directed by Kathryn Bigelow and the screenplay ...more

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Kate Beckinsale, Dakota Fanning, Jennifer Hudson Winged Creatures is a 2008 crime film directed by Rowan Woods. It is an adaptation of Roy Freirich's novel Winged Creatures. The film stars Kate Beckinsale, Dakota Fanning, Josh Hutcherson, Guy ...more

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Guy Pearce, Shawnee Smith, John Hawkes A Slipping-Down Life is a 1999 romantic drama film directed by Toni Kalem. Based on a novel by Anne Tyler, it stars Lili Taylor and Guy Pearce.

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Guy Pearce, Joel Edgerton, Jacki Weaver "Welcome to the jungle known as the Melbourne underworld. Animal Kingdom uses this edgy locale to unspool a gripping tale of survival and revenge. Pope Cody, an armed robber on the run from ...more

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Piper Perabo, Guy Pearce, J.K. Simmons First Snow is a 2006 thriller starring Guy Pearce and directed by Mark Fergus. The film was released on March 23, 2007.

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Sienna Miller, Jimmy Fallon, Mary Elizabeth Winstead Factory Girl is a 2006 American biographical film based on the life of 1960s underground film star, socialite, and Warhol Superstar Edie Sedgwick. The film premiered in Los Angeles on December ...more

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Iron Man 3 is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Guy Pearce Movies
Gwyneth Paltrow, Robert Downey Jr., Ben Kingsley Iron Man 3 is a 2013 superhero film featuring the Marvel Comics character Iron Man, produced by Marvel Studios and distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures. It is the sequel to 2008's ...more

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Jessica Chastain, Chris Pratt, Mark Strong Untitled International Thriller is a 2012 thriller film written by Mark Boal and directed by Kathryn Bigelow.

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Samuel L. Jackson, Tommy Lee Jones, Ben Kingsley Rules of Engagement is a 2000 American war-drama film directed by William Friedkin and starring Tommy Lee Jones and Samuel L. Jackson. Jackson plays U.S. Marine Colonel Terry Childers, who is ...more

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Katie Holmes, Guy Pearce, Guillermo del Toro Don't Be Afraid of the Dark is a 2010 American dark fantasy horror film written by Matthew Robbins and Guillermo del Toro, directed by comic book artist Troy Nixey and filmed at the Drusilla ...more

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Charlize Theron, Michael Fassbender, Idris Elba Prometheus is a 2012 science fiction film directed by Ridley Scott, written by Jon Spaihts and Damon Lindelof, and starring Noomi Rapace, Michael Fassbender, Guy Pearce, Idris Elba, Logan ...more

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Nicolas Cage, January Jones, Guy Pearce Seeking Justice is a 2011 action drama thriller film written by Robert Tannen and directed by Roger Donaldson.

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Charlize Theron, Robert Duvall, Viggo Mortensen The Road is a 2009 American post-apocalyptic drama film directed by John Hillcoat from a screenplay written by Joe Penhall, which is in return based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning 2006 novel of ...more

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Guy Pearce, Rachel Griffiths, Joel Edgerton The Hard Word is a 2002 Australian crime film about three bank-robbing brothers who are offered a role in a bold heist while serving time in prison. The film was written and directed by Scott ...more

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Flynn Guy Pearce, John Savage, Steven Berkoff Flynn is an Australian film about the early life of Errol Flynn, focusing on his time in New Guinea starring Guy Pearce in the title role.

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Guy Pearce, Sam Neill, Miranda Otto In Her Skin is a 2009 Australian drama movie written and directed by Simone North. The film is based on the true story of the brutal murder of 15-year-old Rachel Barber, who went missing on 1 ...more

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Don Cheadle, Guy Pearce, Jeff Daniels Traitor is a 2008 American spy thriller film, based on an idea by Steve Martin who is also an executive producer. It is written and directed by Jeffrey Nachmanoff, the film stars Don Cheadle and ...more

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Helena Bonham Carter, Guy Pearce, Frank Gallacher Till Human Voices Wake Us is an Australian drama film written and directed by Michael Petroni, and starring Guy Pearce and Helena Bonham Carter.

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Guy Pearce, Claudia Karvan, Christine Anu Dating The Enemy is an Australian comedy about a boyfriend and girlfriend who swap bodies and have to live as each other.

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Catherine Zeta-Jones, Saoirse Ronan, Guy Pearce Death Defying Acts is a 2007 British-Australian supernatural romance film, directed by Gillian Armstrong, and starring Guy Pearce & Catherine Zeta-Jones. It concerns an episode in the life ...more

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Woundings Guy Pearce, Ray Winstone, Twiggy Woundings is a 1998 drama film directed by Roberta Hanley.

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33 Postcards Brendan Fraser, Guy Pearce, Claudia Karvan Mei Mei is an upcoming film directed by Pauline Chan.

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Adam Sandler, Courteney Cox, Carmen Electra Bedtime Stories is a 2008 American family-fantasy-comedy film directed by Adam Shankman that stars Adam Sandler in his first appearance in a family-oriented film. Sandler's production company ...more

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Thicker is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Guy Pearce Movies
Thicker John Goodman, Christopher Lloyd, Guy Pearce

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Yellow Earth Guy Pearce Yellow Earth is a 2011 drama film directed by Max Mannix.